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Seminars for the week beginning Monday May 28th 2007

  • Weekly seminar lists

  • Monday May 28th

    Seminar: Statistical Laboratory Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 12 (CMS) at 2.00pm
    Speaker: Michael Taksar (University of Missouri)
    Title: Singular stochastic control and related PDE with gradient constraints in portfolio optimization models in mathematical finance

     Tuesday May 29th

    Seminar: Number Theory Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 13 (CMS) at  2.30pm
    Speaker: Tom Fisher (Cambridge)
    Title: Finding rational points on elliptic curves using 6-decent and 12-descent

    Wednesday May 30th

    Seminar: Geometry Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 13 (CMS) at 3.00pm
    Speaker:  Baptiste Calmès (Cambridge)
    Title: Witt groups of Grassmannians

    Thursday May 31st

    Seminar: Combinatorics Seminar
    Location and Time: Meeting Room 12 (CMS) at 2.30pm
    Speaker:  Svante Janson (Uppsala)
    Title:  Randon graphs, simple epidemics and local vaccination strategies